How to set up and use Google Allo on android

Here’s the list of top best Google Allo tips and tricks for your Google Pixel and other android Smartphone. Google Allo is a smart messaging app which will help you to expressing yourself using doodles, Emojis, animated GIFs and stickers. Also use Google Allo Assistant whenever you need it without leaving the chat. Let see how to set up and use Google Allo on Pixel devices.

Another useful feature of Allo Assistant is to search any contacts email or specific topics. Also Allo support amazing funny stickers & Emojis to chat when there is no word to say. In this tutorial, I will show you how to set up and use Google Allo on android devices.

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How to set up and use Google Allo on Google Pixel 7.1.2

First of all see steps to install Google Allo in your android devices.

Step 1: Download Google Allo app from play store or iTunes in your smart phones

For Android user – Click Here

For iPhone userClick Here

After downloaded Allo app, open it and you can see below screen.

How to set up and use Google Allo on Google Pixel

Step 2: Tap on Next from below of the right side corner

Allow Allo to access your contacts

Allow Allo to access photos, videos and other media files

Allow Allo to send and view SMS messages

Step 3: Enter your mobile number and tap on next

Allow Allo to take pictures and record video on android

Allow Allo to take pictures and video from your camera. Now complete set up and use Google Allo on your android devices. You can send text message directly from Allo app to invite your friends.

Best Google Allo Tips and Tricks:

  1. Draw on Images

This Allo feature useful to draw on photos you want to send but it can be done while uploading a photo. Also add text and Emoji.

Step 1: Open Allow chat in your device

Step 2: Tap on Image icon

Step 3: Select photo want to upload

When selected photo, you can see below screen.

set up and use Google Allo on android phone

Step 4: Tap on Pencil icon

Add stickers and different color text on photo using allo

Here you can add stickers, Emoji and text.

Step 5:  After completed tap on send button from top right corner

  1. Adjust size of text

Adjust size of text on Google Allo chat messenger app

Adjust size of text to slide up shout and down to whisper.

  1. Download Stickers packs

Download Stickers packs in Allo app

You can download several sticker packs from different artists. To add a sticker to chat, press the sticker icon > press + button and list of stickers see. Download sticker packs you want use. All stickers are awesome and easy to use.

  1. Smart Reply

It will suggest responses to text and photos whatever your style. Respond your messages without typing.

  1. Voice messages

To use this feature, press & hold the microphone icon to record a message and send in a group chat or any conversation. Also search any conversation using this Google Allo app.

  1. Google Allo Assistant

Google Allo Assistant helpful to find nearby places, sport game score, news subscriptions, weather details, Science news, fun, play a game, find your question’s answers, travel, Nutrition details, set a timer or an alarm, Finance, personal stuff, translation, calculate, dictionary etc.

Use Google Allo assistant feature on android

To use Google Assistant in your Allow, just add @google to ask your questions from above list. You can use Google Assistant in Allow chat without leaving the conversation.

  1. Incognito mode

This is one of the best features of Google Allo. This is one type of private mode, all chat in this mode is end-to-end encryption and delete conversation after a set of period time. Let see how to use Incognito mode on Allo in android devices.

Step 1: Open Allo app in your android devices

Step 2: Tap on Start chat from below right corner

Start incognito chat

Step 3: Tap on Start incognito chat

Step 4: Enter a number or select from list

Use Incognito mode on Allo in android phone

By default chat expiry time set as 1 hour. To change chat expiry time open chat in Incognito mode > Tap Time icon from top > off / 5 Sec / 10 Sec / 30 Sec / 1 min / 1 hour / 1 Day / 1 Week

Step 5: Choose from above list

After that time automatically delete conversation of your Incognito mode.  That’s all about how to set up and use Google Allo on android devices.

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How to set up and use Google Allo on Web (Google Chrome)

Recently Google Announced Google Allo chat messenger app support Chrome browser on your desktop or laptop device. Let see how to set up Google Allow on Web.

Step 1: Open Allo on your android phone

Step 2: Go to three horizontal lines

Allo for web to scan QR code on computer

Step 3: Tap on Allo for web or QR scanner

Now open on your desktop and scan the QR code to use Allow on web.

Step 4: Touch Scan QR code

Step 5: Scan the code with your computer PC

How to set up and use Allo on Web

Now use Allo from your desktop or laptop devices.

To exit Allo from PC, tap on Contact icon > Sign out

That’s all about Google Allo chat messenger app. It’s quite easy to set up and use Google Allo on Google Pixel and other devices. Do you have any other tips you want to share? Let us know in below comment box.

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